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ration

(ra′shŏn, rā′) [L. ratio, calculation]
A fixed allowance of a nutrient or of a service for a specified period, e.g. of food, health care.
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Linear programming (LP) involves using matrix algebra to find the combination of feedstuffs that will produce a balanced ration at the least cost (an optimized ration).
The thing for the farmer to do is to raise the feeds he requires on his own farm, as far as possible, and it is possible to produce practically all that is needed to make a balanced ration. The place to begin in considering the feeding of an animal always is with the roughness since the character of the roughness determines to a large extent the kind of grain it is advisable to feed.
The amount of the IdleMin/Vit to feed is the total amount of its component ingredients in the balanced ration. That value is:
The amount of the AdultMaint to feed is the total amount of its component ingredients in the balanced ration. That value is:
The amount of Kittenfood to feed is the total amount of its component Ingredients in the balanced ration. That value is:
The amount of the RabbitGrower to feed is the total amount of its Component ingredients in the balanced ration. That value is:
The amount of TroutGrower to feed is the total amount of its component Ingredients in the balanced ration. That value is:
"As long as they are taken through a training on feed formulation, they can make balanced rations for broilers, which cuts costs by 30 per cent."Raw materials available for feed formulations include sunflower seedcake, cotton seedcake and maize germ.
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Clean up of environment and provision of balanced rations would substantially reduce occurrence of plastic foreign body in cattle.
Dr Muhammad Irfan Zahid informed the audience about roadmap to improve the productivity of livestock, selection of animals, use of balanced rations and health care of the animals etc.
The manufacturing technique prevents toxins and oxidized fats from ending up in the product and guarantees balanced rations of the pure, potent benefits of EPA and DHA.

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